Introduction to the Science of Empathy, Altruism, and Compassion
Moderator: Paul Ekman, PhD
Paul Gilbert, BA, MSc, PhD, FBPsS, OBE, Components of Compassion
Felix Warneken, PhD, The Developmental Origins of Human Altruism
Daniel Batson, PhD, The Empathy-Altruism Hypothesis: What and So What?
Daryl Cameron, PhD, Motivation, Capacity, and the Limits of Compassion
The Science of Compassion conference is a two-day event held by Stanford’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education to share and explore the latest research and application of compassion from experts in the field of psychology, neuroscience and compassion education.